By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - A Manhattan federal judge has dismissed a 12-year-old lawsuit accusing Ford Motor Co and IBM Corp of encouraging human rights abuses in apartheid-era South Africa, reluctantly concluding that the case does not belong in U.S. Show More Summary
By Nate Raymond NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bank of America Corp on Thursday asked a federal judge to throw out a jury verdict finding it liable for fraud over defective mortgages sold by its Countrywide unit that resulted in a $1.27 billion penalty. Show More Summary
Heidi Klum steps out in a sparkling dress while hitting the red carpet at the America’s Got Talent Post Show event held at Radio City Music Hall on Wednesday evening (August 27) in New York City. The 41-year-old model and judge on the show was joined by fellow judges Mel B and Howie Mandel for [...]
"Duck Dynasty" star Sadie Robertson is the latest celebrity to join the new roster of stars for season 19 of 'Dancing With The Stars."
Jiff the Pomeranian, an alive teddy bear that technically counts as a dog, has set two new landspeed records for running on two legs, according to Guinness World Records. Who's a good boy? Jiff is, Guinness judges confirmed. Read more...
In Coopey v. City of Wilkes-Barre, No. 5855 of 2009 (C.P. Lacka. Co. July 31, 2014 Hughes, J.), Judge Richard M. Hughes, III of the Luzerne County Court of Common Pleas issued a detailed Opinion addressing post-trial motions in an auto...Show More Summary
By Joseph Ax NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal judge signaled on Wednesday he may order the U.S. District Judge Alvin Hellerstein in New York ruled the U.S. Department of Defense had failed to show why releasing the photographs would endanger the lives of American soldiers and workers abroad. Show More Summary
Jennifer Lopez poses for a photo with her American Idol co-judges Harry Connick, Jr. and Keith Urban while arriving for the auditions on Wednesday (August 27) at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, La. Fans that still want a chance to audition for the upcoming season will have to get themselves to [...]
The opening of a new emergency department at Long Island College Hospital has been put on hold following a new legal challenge by the union representing nurses at the medical facility.
A judge in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court cleared the way for Crumbs reopenings under new owners Marcus Lemonis and the company behind Dippin' Dots. About two dozen major-market Crumbs will reopen, beginning with seven next month, and will serve the...
By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - A federal judge on Wednesday ordered PricewaterhouseCoopers to face a $1 billion lawsuit claiming that its bad accounting advice was a substantial cause of the October 2011 bankruptcy of MF Global Holdings Ltd, a brokerage run by former New Jersey Governor Jon Corzine. Show More Summary
Robert Downey Jr. stars with Robert Duvall in Warner Bros.' new drama 'The Judge', following a lawyer returning home to defend his father. [...]
The film opens October 10. Read the full article on AICN Via his Facebook thingie, Robert Downey Jr. has revealed a new poster for THE JUDGE. Directed by David Dobkin (FRED CLAUS and SHANGHAI KNIGHTS), the story involves an attorney...Show More Summary
The Judge star Robert Downey Jr. has shared the new poster for the October 10 release socially and you can check it out below.
A judge has cleared the way for former WCBS anchor Rob Morrison to go to trial over allegations he harassed his estranged wife with more than 120 phone calls in one weekend, reports the New York Post. While relaxing the protective order...Show More Summary
Here's a new teaser for Showtime's forthcoming drama The Affair, premiering October 19th, starring Dominic West and Ruth Wilson as two married individuals who begin having an affair, which — judging by the trailer — results in something really bad happening. Murder, probably? Yeah, we're going to go with murder.... More »
Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys representing several New Mexico legislators and a medical association have filed a friend-of-the-court brief with the New Mexico Court of Appeals in favor of reversing a state judge’s decision to allow doctor-prescribed death. In January, Judge Nan G. Nash of the New Mexico Second Judicial District ruled that, regarding assisted suicide, […]
A convicted kidnapper faces new charges in a plot to abduct a Pennsylvania judge and his wife and two corrections officials in a scheme to escape from prison, court documents revealed Monday.
Asked Judge Richard Posner, as the 7th Circuit heard argument today in cases challenging Wisconsin and Indiana law.Based on the linked news report, there was nothing new to be said on the well-worn subject, even with Posner on the panel. Show More Summary
After you're all out of your list of plausible excuses, what you have remaining are your implausible ones. The IRS filing in federal Judge Emmet Sullivan's court reveals shocking new information. The IRS destroyed Lerner's Blackberry AFTER it knew her...